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non-magnetic Line breaks: non-magnet¦ic
Pronunciation: /nɒnmaɡˈnɛtɪk/

Definition of non-magnetic in English:


(Of a substance) not magnetic.
Example sentences
  • Computer hard drives and other advanced devices depend on layered stacks of magnetic and non-magnetic materials, but researchers don't fully understand how the materials work at the microscopic level.
  • Recording magnetometers flown over large areas could distinguish rapidly between magnetic and non-magnetic rock groups.
  • Patients were randomly assigned to wear a standard strength magnetic bracelet, a weak magnetic bracelet or a bracelet with non-magnetic steel washers.

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